Wrasse (Labrus spp)
  Information: Large family of deep bodied, hard scaled fish. Two species are of interest to Irish anglers: the Ballan Wrasse (labrus bergylta) which grows to about 10lbs and the colourful Cuckoo Wrasse (Labrus mixtus) which grows to about 2lbs. Both are very common in Irish waters particularly where there is rocky areas of weed covered reef.
  Specimen Weight: Ballan Wrasse - 2.15 kg (4.75lbs), Cuckoo Wrasse - 0.57 kg (1.25lbs)
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